Delay of next ‘Potter’ pic dings Imax
Some are a bit concerned that due to a scheduling conflict, the next Harry Potter won’t be in wide release in Imax until two weeks after the general release.
Shares of Imax dropped 4% on Monday to $7.31 after a Wall Street analyst said the delay “should negatively impact Imax boxoffice results.”
“Prince” opens wide July 14. Although it opens on two Imax screens that day — one in New York and one in Los Angeles — it won’t get the wide Imax treatment until July 29.
Read more in the Hollywood Reporter.